Get the full benefit of classroom-style, interactive learning from your office or home when you attend our live webcast. Our nationally-recognized instructors Sharon Kreider and Karen Brosi, will give the latest on rule and process changes for the 2017-2018 tax season. You'll have the chance to ask questions of our expert moderator and interact with your peers for an interactive learning experience.
The individual tax session will take an in-depth look at individual tax issues including real estate and passive losses, IRAs and pensions, gift and estate and California tax issues. During the business tax session, you'll learn everything you need to know this year for business, corporate, government and nonprofit taxes. Tax experts Sharon Kreider and Karen Brosi will compare and contrast federal and California tax law, while answering your critical questions. Presentations also cover recommendations on ways to advise your clients in light of recent changes, and how to file accurately on their behalf.
Experience the flexibility of webcasts without sacrificing quality.
The course is presented in four sections of four hours each: Individual – Part 1, Individual – Part 2, Business – Part 1, and Business Part 2. Each section is offered on a variety of days and times – including weekends – to accommodate your busy schedule. The course is fully compatible for viewing on phone, tablet, and desktop devices, so you can participate from California.
Receive a fully-linked, dynamic, PDF copy of our 2017-2018 Federal & California Tax Update Manual, when you purchase any Federal Tax Update course.
This easy-to-use resource will support your success, not just in the course, but throughout the tax season.
Meet Our Experts
Sharon Kreider, CPA, is the most popular federal tax update seminar instructor in California. For each of the past 19 years, Sharon has helped more than 15,000 California tax preparers get ready for tax season. In addition to instructing at Western CPE tax seminars, she also presents regularly for the AICPA, the California Society of Enrolled Agents, and A.G. Edwards. You’ll benefit from the detailed, hands-on tax knowledge Sharon Kreider will share with you—knowledge she gained through her extremely busy, high-income tax practice in Silicon Valley. With her dynamic presentation style, Sharon Kreider will demystify complex individual and business tax legislation. After joining Sharon Kreider at this two-day seminar, you’ll be prepared for a successful tax season!
Karen Brosi, CFP, EA, one of the most popular instructors on California tax law, presents comprehensive and relevant information at this tax update seminar. Her background as a CFP professional and as a tax preparer for the wealthy makes her particularly effective in the tax and financial planning arenas. Karen Brosi will teach you how to avoid tax minefields with her extensive planning checklists and practical tips. Besides being one of the most prominent California tax update instructors, she is a favorite interviewee on radio, television, and in the print media, including BusinessWeek. Karen Brosi's powerful real-life presentations pinpoint critical federal and state tax areas, teaching you what you need to know to optimally assist your clients.